"This weekend intensive seminar will be taught by Vicki Penwell, CPM,
who has worked extensively in poverty settings in Asia. Updated
best-practices in maternity care for Asian, Africa, and Latin America
will be shared. Classes will combine personal experience with the latest
research from the international community working for Safe Motherhood
and Newborn Survival, including WHO, UNICEF, USAID, and the Bill and
Melinda Gates Foundation. Lots of short videos from around the globe
help cement the teachings.
Approved for 13.5 Continuing Education Hours by MEAC and ACNM.
Cost: Two months before the start date= $300
Less than two months before=$350
Participants are responsible for travel, food and lodging costs.
Who will benefit: Midwives, nurses, doctors, childbirth educators and
students with a desire to address the unique needs of poor mothers and
babies in the developing world will find this seminar to be tremendously
helpful. Focus is on updating skills you already have to fit situations
of poverty, and to identify new best-practices in obstetrics
feel free to email vicki (firstname.lastname@example.org)
or jenn (email@example.com)